Culture

USA lawmakers back at work after shooting, congressman still hospitalized

Vice-President Mike Pence paid a visit Thursday morning to Scalise , his former colleague when he served in the House . Law enforcement investigators rele...


Coroner releases results of Carrie Fisher death inquiry

Fisher had taken multiple drugs prior her death, but investigators could not determine whether they contributed to her death in December . Fisher had a heart...


Celtics entertaining offers for No. 1 pick

There have been rumblings Jackson could go as high as No. 1 and Fultz, who seemed nearly a lock to be the first pick by the Celtics, might slip. Following a ...


Scalise "continues his very brave fight", adds "it's been much more difficult"

The president also asked for prayers for lobbyist Matt Mika, also critically wounded during Wednesday's attack on Republican members of Congress who were attack...


Trump Acknowledges He's Being Investigated In Firing Of Comey

Former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey told Congress last week he believes he was sacked by Mr Trump to undermine the agency's Russian...


President Trump Curbs Obama-Era Cuba Deal

Trudeau commented today after U.S. President Donald Trump announced a rollback of the Obama administration's easing of relations with Cuba. "They need to make...


UPS issues statement on incident at San Francisco facility

San Francisco police are responding to reports of a shooting at a UPS facility, according to multiple published reports. San Francisco police said five peo...


On Day 5 of jury talks, Cosby thanks fans and supporters

Valerie Hans. "It's not uncommon for a jury to be deadlocked at first but then to reach a verdict after some prodding from the judge", says Larry Cunningham of ...


Jada Pinkett Smith 'deeply hurt' by film's portrayal of relationship with Tupac

She then jumped into specific plot points in the film , pointing out that he never did certain things that were in the script, like read her a specific poem,...


Baseball Gunman Had List of GOP Congressmen in Pocket During Attack

All three are members of the House Freedom Caucus, which is a bloc of conservative House members. CBS News reported that the note was not necessarily an "as...


Grenfell Tower victims to be consulted on public inquiry

The panels, believed to have been fitted to the outside of Grenfell Tower , are produced by United States company Reynobond, which makes three types of panel: ...


Big Brother's Sukhvinder walks out of house as Imran gets evicted

Presenter Emma Willis announced Imran Javeed had been evicted and lost his place as a housemate. Her and Imran then walked up the stairs hand-in-hand togeth...


United Kingdom election: Deal still not signed

Since the general election , there has been growing pressure on May to moderate the government's approach and favour maintaining close ties with the European s...


Jury deliberations at Cosby sex assault trial in third day

That same day, the jury asked to hear read-backs of police testimony about Cosby's 2005 interview with police at his attorney's NY law office. The comedian ac...


George and Amal Clooney welcome their twins. Hooray!

George andAmal Clooney welcomed their twins-a boy and a girl-overnight, a rep has confirmed . Amal herself grew up in the United Kingdom, and her legal prac...


Former Penn State president sentenced to prison for not reporting Jerry Sandusky

Another former Penn State official was sentenced on Friday as well, with former athletic director Tim Curley receiving a three-month sentence. The three f...


Trump responds to Comey's testimony, says, 'No collusion, no obstruction'

Trump has continuously denied allegations that he had asked Comey to drop the investigation into former National Security Adviser (NSA) Michael Flynn's al...


Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market

The deal unites the online juggernaut with the grocery store chain that fell behind as the organic and natural foods it helped popularize expanded to more locat...


Death by text? What's at stake in the Michelle Carter trial

Roy had followed her instruction and placed himself in the toxic environment of that truck, " Moniz said. At one point, when he got out of the truck scared and...


Otto Warmbier 'brutalised' in North Korean prison

Friends and relatives gather to listen as Fred Warmbier , father of Otto Warmbier , a University of Virginia undergraduate student who was imprisoned in Nort...


Grenfell fire: sprinkler system would have cost £200000

Having ordered a full public inquiry into the incident, Prime Minister Theresa May also visited some victims at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital after cri...


'Transformers: The Last Knight' Was 98% Shot With IMAX Cameras

Of course, people need to remember that Bay said this exact same thing after the third ( Dark of the Moon ) and fourth ( Age of Extinction ) films in the T...


Wall St falls as Amazon-Whole Foods deal crushes retailers

Amazon's war chest and online strength, coupled with Whole Foods' brand power, could force grocers to cut costs and spend heavily on e-commerce. The compan...


Anger boils over as London fire toll hits 30

He said that number was expected to rise and firefighters, who rescued 65, have said they did not expect to find any more survivors. When asked Cundy why it i...


Wonder Woman buries The Mummy at United States box office

The well-received " Wonder Woman " also reversed a recent trend for DC films: " Man of Steel ", " Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice " and " Suicide Squad " e...


George and Amal Clooney welcome baby twins with handsome names

Sources confirmed in February that the Oscar victor and the global human rights lawyer were expecting twins , and both George , 56, and Amal , 39, were v...


Cosby jury hunkers down for 3rd day in sex assault case

Late Wednesday afternoon, they asked to have Constand's testimony from the witness stand about the night of the alleged attack read back to them by the court ...


2 children shot, injured on Chicago school playground

Johnson said police have the vehicle involved in the crime and the investigation is ongoing. The girls, who were at a picnic outside an elementary school on t...


Duchess of Cambridge meets school children at Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre

The Duchess of Cambridge has been quizzed about her green credentials by a cheeky schoolboy who asked her "How many cars do you have?". The Duchess's look, s...


Bruce Springsteen To Play Eight-Week Run On Broadway

The 975-seat Kerr, owned by Jujamcyn Theaters, will be Springsteen's rent-free during the run, with Springsteen gathering ticket sales and the theater taking th...


Game Of Thrones Season 7 Spoiler: Jon Snow's Real Name Revealed?

We have to admit, it seems a little unusual that producers would just give away such a significant detail, but you can check out a screenshot here. Before she d...


Production on Bachelor in Paradise Has Been Suspended Over "Allegations of Misconduct"

And, now, thanks to the Los Angeles Times' Amy Kaufman , we may have an answer as to what that "misconduct" actually was. Warner Bros said it was aware o...


This Warriors Player Was The Drunkest At Team's NBA Finals After-Party

The Warriors won 129-120 to. Tristan Thompson (No. 13) of the Cleveland Cavaliers is defended by David West (No. 3) of the Golden State Warriors durin...


As Shanghai's Magic Kingdom turns one, Disney pushes further into China (DIS)

Shanghai Disneyland has proved to be enormously popular with guests from home and overseas, welcoming more than 11 million guests in its first year of operatio...


Bachelor in Paradise' Suspended Over 'Allegations of Misconduct'

The allegations are that contestant Corrine Olympios became too drunk to know what she was doing with contestant DeMario Jackson , but the producers let the ...